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PhilaU Textile and Costume Curator On Melania Trump’s First 100 Days of Fashion: The Philadelphia Inquirer

Jade Papa, curator of Philadelphia University’s textile and costume collection, discussed First Lady Melania Trump’s first 100 days in fashion and politics in an April 26 article in The Philadelphia Inquirer.   Continue reading

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Textile Expert Mark Sunderland Says Buying U.S. Goods May Not Impact Jobs: 6ABC

PhilaU textile engineer and strategist Mark Sunderland said buying American-made products may not do much to increase U.S. jobs in the fashion-apparel sector, 6ABC reported April 18 at 11 p.m. “Whatever jobs that left here in 30 or 40 years …

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PhilaU Fashion Students Rock the Red Dress Runway to Support Heart Health

Philadelphia University fashion design students created two dozen stunning red gowns featured at the American Heart Association’s Rock the Red Runway show April 13 to promote women’s heart health. Four winning designs selected by a panel of judges will be …

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PhilaU Fashion Students Rock the Red Runway to Support Healthy Hearts: CBS Philly, NBC10

Two dozen stunning red gowns created by Philadelphia University fashion design students were presented on the “Rock the Red” runway Thursday night as part of the American Heart Association’s campaign for women’s heart health, NBC10 and  CBS Philly/KYW Newsradio reported …

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PhilaU Innovation Academy Partners with Philadelphia: Government Technology

Philadelphia University’s Innovation Academy partnership with the city of Philadelphia has helped spur innovation to improve municipal services and better serve the public, Government Technology reported March 31. City officials said the Academy has been used by a representative from …

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PhilaU Will Host The Basketball Tournament Regional Championship in July: Baltimore Sun

Philadelphia University will host the regional championship of The Basketball Tournament, a $2 million winner-take-all event, July 8-9, The Baltimore Sun reported April 2.
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PhilaU First Baseman Steven Wells a Force at the Plate: CBS Philly

PhilaU senior first baseman Steven Wells is hitting .460 with 20 runs and 18 RBIs, CBS Philly reported March 30. He’s getting help from another big bat in junior utility player Brandon Quaranta, who’s hitting .373, CBS Philly said.
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PhilaU Fashion, Surface Imaging Students Team Up for Epson Couture Event: Digital Output

A team of Philadelphia University fashion design and surface imaging students used the latest in digital print technology to create a collection of colorful, vibrant fashions for Epson’s Digital Couture fashion event to kick off New York Fashion Week, Digital …

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Textile Program Director Beevers Creates Fabric for Michener Exhibit: Philadelphia Inquirer

Claire Beevers, director of PhilaU’s graduate textile design program, recreated fabric for a dress in the new James A. Michener Art Museum exhibit, “Charles Sheeler: Fashion Photography and Sculptural Form,” The Philadelphia Inquirer reported March 22. Beevers, associate professor of …

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PhilaU Nexus Learning Hubs Spur Engaged, Collaborative Learning: San Antonio Express-News

PhilaU’s Nexus Learning Hubs act as a catalyst for active and engaged learning and optimize collaborative involvement, the San Antonio Express-News said in reporting on this week’s SXSWWedu conference. SXSWedu this year incorporated Learn by Design, a new competition program …

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